Born and raised in Tallahassee, Kyle Mallari has performed throughout the United States in a variety of capacities. A 2009 graduate of Lincoln High School, Kyle earned a B.M. in Trumpet Performance from Florida State University in 2013. After receiving his undergraduate degree, he moved to Ann Arbor, MI to pursue graduate studies at the University of Michigan. While at UofM, Kyle received a M.M. in Trumpet Performance, M.M. in Chamber Music, as well as a Specialist of Music Degree in Trumpet. His professional engagements include playing with the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra from 2014-2018 as well as Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra since 2013. Kyle’s love for music is matched only by his love for coffee. As a coffee professional, he works as a barista specializing in pour-over and espresso-based beverages. Much like a perfectly brewed cup of coffee, Kyle believes that a great piece of music hits all the right notes.